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The unique Information Technology Institute was established by Jigawa State in the year 2000 under the license of Informatics Academy, Singapore, with a view to train and produce IT graduates that would reposition the State and Nigeria as a whole. The institute provides every platform for the students to acquire innovative IT skills that give them more cutting edges among peers.

Currently, we have NBTE fully accredited National Diploma courses and flexible International Diploma courses that are Singapore based, (Informatics). There is also a professional course, C-Tech, that provides cabling technology for those in the communication industries. Read more...

 To articulately pursue and promote Information Technology (IT) professionalism that meets local and universal applicability of the present and future generations.  
 ...a pinnacle in IT
 To provide requisite education and training in Information Technology (IT) with a touch of excellence and consistent global relevance. 
 ...a pinnacle in IT

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... a pinnacle in IT

JSIIT Kazaure Matriculates ND and Internationa Programmes Students for 2018/2019 Academic Session

The Management of Jigawa State Institute of Information Technology Kazaure organized Matriculation/Orientation ceremony for first semester ND Computer Science and T219 students on 25th March, 2019. The event took place at the Institute lecture theater one.


The Rector of the Institute Professor Babawuro Usman in his welcome address advised new students to abide by the rules and regulations of the Institute and shun away from all social vices which include cultism, examination malpractices, indecent dressing and any other anty-social behaviour capable of jeopardizing their educational pursuit.

Furthermore, the Rector made known to the students the good news of securing interim accreditation to run three National programmes of ND Computer Engineering, ND Library and Information Science and HND in Computer Science respectively. He also added that the Institute secured external donations from Federal Ministries and Agencies where he said recently the NCC donated 115 E-Tablets for Staff and 1 set of Transformer with 10 computer, and printers from the Federal Ministry of Works, Power and Housing, Abuja.

In his closing remarks, the Dean Students Affairs thanks the NDLEA Commandant Kazaure LG Area for delivering a good lecture on effects of drugs abuse to students and wish them successful journey mercy back home.

The ceremony were attended by all Principal and Management staff of the Institute including all senior and junior staff as well as the Commandant and staff of NDLEA.


Head, Academics

Current businesses, governmental and non-governmental organizations are expected to personally possess broad knowledge across information and technology.  The Informatics Academy International, Singapore is well prepared — in terms of its programs, curriculum, industry links, history, and location; the peaceful city of Kazaure, Jigawa, Nigeria, offering countless partnerships  and opportunities — to give the education these organizations need. Read more >>>

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About UsThe establishment of the Institute culminated from the dare need to fill the vacuum created by a lack of government specialized institution in Information and Communication Technology. This was in spite of the fact that ICT has taken a centre stage in global systems and practices.

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Today, there is virtually e-everything; e-mail, e-commerce, e-learning, e-government, etc. It was in response to this global trend that the Jigawa State Government of Nigeria pioneered the establishment of Informatics Institute under a franchise agreement.

Student's Affairs

Learning doesn’t just happen in a classroom. Opportunities for teaching and development exist everywhere and at all times on campus and it’s our job to seize these moments. As student affairs, our job is to foster and promote these interactions.

Campus Sporting

We've a strong sporting ground, whether you wish to  play as part of a team or just want to keep fit! There are plenty of activities for you to choose from to help you stay healthy and active including soccer, badminton & basketball and many more. 


When you are choosing where to study, the quality & value for money of accommodation can be a key part of the decision making process. Where you live can be just as important as what you learn whether on campus, or nearby.


Kazaure, town and traditional emirate in Jigawa state, northern Nigeria. The town has been the emirate’s headquarters since 1819. It was founded by Dan Tunku, a Fulani warrior who was one of the 14 flag bearers for the Fulani jihad (holy war) leader Usman dan Fodio.